State to announce sale of 167 WA liquor stores
Sunday, April 22, 2012
YAKIMA, Wash. (AP) -- Washington officials are announcing the results Monday of Friday's online auction of state-run liquor stores.
The sale of the rights to 167 stores is estimated at more than $20 million.
The auction was the result of a state vote to get the state out of the retail liquor business and to privatize sales.